Nov. 14, 2011
MEMPHIS, TENN. -
The Tigers will play their final game at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on Thursday evening, Nov. 17. The game was moved up for a televised broadcast and will be carried on SportSouth. Kickoff is officially set for 7:10 p.m.
Fans with a Memphis Tiger Vision subscription will not be able to view the online streaming of the game on GoTigersGo.com due to contract stipulations for a televised broadcast by FSN. WREC AM 600 will carry the game on the radio with Dave Woloshin and Wayne Weedon providing the commentary in the booth, and Matt Dillon handling the sideline reports.
Below is fan information for the Memphis vs. Marshall game Thursday evening.
First Tennessee Tiger Town
Fans can visit First Tennessee Tiger Town beginning at 5 p.m., on Thursday. Tiger Town is located in Blue Lot 12 adjacent to Tiger Lane. Brittany Russell and the Trunk Monkeys will be performing live on the Bud Light Music Stage. Tiger fans will also have a chance to win an autographed Larry Porter Football, and could also have a chance to be part of the pre-game ceremonies by signing up to be the Honorary Captain of the Game from Chuck Hutton Chevrolet. The Tiger Radio Network Pre-game show will be broadcast live from Tiger Lane.
M Club Pregame Hospitality
Former student-athletes are invited to join the M Club two hours before each home football game. Current members (and up to three guests) of the M Club will receive complimentary food and beverages by showing their M Club membership card. Inactive members and additional guests can eat in the M Club tent for $5.00 per person. For further information on the M Club, call M Club Director Frank Fletcher at 901-678-4878.
Tiger Scholarship Fund Hospitality Tent
The Tiger Scholarship Fund will host Bengal Level Tiger fans ($1000 and above) beginning two hours prior to kickoff in their hospitality tent. The TSF tent is located in the Gold Lot just north of the Tiger Lane fountain. Eligible TSF members are asked to please RSVP by Friday, Oct. 14, to Dlarivir@memphis.edu or 901-678-2334. This game's sponsor of the TSF Hospitality Tent is Central BBQ.
Tiger Lane Parking
Tiger fans parking on Tiger Lane are reminded that gameday entrance to the area will be from East Parkway only and patrons are asked to use either Access 8 or 9 to get to their reserved parking spaces. Parking passes must be displayed at all times as parking pass numbers correspond with the numbered parking slots. Egress from Tiger Lane will also be from Access 8 & 9 only.
The Tiger Walk
The buses carrying the Tiger Football team are expected to arrive on the stadium property at approximately 4:45 p.m., and will offload at Early Maxwell this week. The team will make the Tiger Walk down the grassy area down the center of Tiger Lane, past the fountain and on to the South Tunnel. They will be joined in Tiger Lane by the spirit squads, Mighty Sound of the South band and TOM III.
Cash lots are $10.00 per space and $20 for private buses
RV Parking is $10.00 for each space taken by the RV, setup (no connections)
A reminder that artificial noisemakers are not allowed inside Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. Fans will be asked to return prohibited items to their cars before entering the stadium. The Liberty Bowl management and the U of M Athletics Department will not be responsible for items left at the gate.
The U of M Ticket Office (located at 570 Normal in the Penny Hardaway Hall of Fame building) will be open from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., during the week. Tickets can be picked up at the U of M ticket office up until 2 p.m. on Thursday.
General public ticket sales are at Gates 1 & 3 on gameday, and will begin at 3 p.m. on Thursday. Credit card sales are at Gate 1 only.
Children ages 3 and under are free.
For handicap seating, please call the Tiger Ticket Office at 901-678-2331.
WILL CALL for the general public will be located at Gate 1. An ID will be required to pick up tickets. WILL CALL distribution will begin at 3 p.m. at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium.
Please see members of the U of M Ticket Staff at Gate 1 for any ticket-related problems.
To purchase tickets online, please CLICK HERE
U of M Player Family tickets will be located at Gate 4.
Visiting Player Family tickets and Marshall WILL CALL will be located at Gate 2.
U of M students will be admitted free with a current valid U of M ID at Gate 6. All IDs will be scanned. One student guest ticket allowed per ID. Student guest tickets can be purchased at the U of M Bursar's Office, located on the first floor of Wilder Tower on the U of M campus.
General Public can enter at Gates 1, 3 and 4 beginning at 5:30 p.m.